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Day 01 Fly Kathmandu - Lukla - Phakding (2652m)
Early transfer from hotel to domestic airport to board Lukla flight. Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2800m). This flight provides a magnificent entree to the trek. Upon arrival set up your baggage's and start your first day trek. It is an easy walk through several villages to Phakding, where you will have your lunch/dinner and overnight stay.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 02 Phakding - Namche Bazar (3440m)
After breakfast we follow the Dudh Kosi for about 2 hour and then climb slowly up a steep trail to Namche. As we climb, we enjoy our first views of Everest (8848m), Nuptse (7879m) and Lhotse (8383m) - the big three. We camp in the heart of the Namche Village.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 03 At Namche for Acclimatization (3440m)
Acclimatization day at Namche Bazar. We enjoy a rest day here to allow for maximum acclimatization on our way to Everest Base Camp. A pleasant day can be spent exploring the village, talking to the Sherpas and simply enjoying and marveling at the incredible scenery.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 04 Namche Bazar - Thyangboche (3867m)
Climbing gently out of Namche, we follow the trail high above the river, passing through numerous beautifully inscribed mani (prayer) stones. For about 1 hours flat walk and 1and ½ hour descending to Imja river. Cross the river and again 2 and ½  hours ascending to reach Tengboche. Visit Tengboche Monastry and sarounding area. Overnight at Tengboche.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 05 Thyangboche - Pangboche (3900m.)
Flat walk to reach Pangboche for next stop, which takes about 2 hours. You have good view of Amadablam mountain. In the afternoon visit surrounding village and Monastry.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 06 Pangboche - Khumjung (3790m.)
Today we walk flat way about 2 and ½ hours from northern ridge to reach river. Where you will have you lunch. Again ascending 1 and ½ hours and 1 hours flat walk to reach Khumjung to overnight stay. Keep your eyes open for the splendid Danphe Pheasant, Nepal's national bird. At the monastery in Khumjung, there is what the Sherpas claim to be the scalp of the Yeti.
Overnight at lodge

Day 07 Khumjung - Thami  
Climbing gently out of Namche, we follow the trail high above the river, passing through numerous beautifully inscribed mani (prayer) stones. Thami village is dramatically situated below the peaks of Teng Kangboche (6500m) and Kwangde (6187m). The monastery is well worth a visit, being one of the most beautiful and important places in the Khumbhu region. Overnight at Thami village.
Overnight at lodge

Day 08 Thami - Jorsalee ( 2800m)
We follow same route back to Namche bazaar Where you will have your lunch. After lunch descending down to Jorsalee village for your dinner overnight stay.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 09 Jorsalee - Lukla (2800m)
From Jorsalee we have pleasant walk around 2 hours to pass through several small village, beautiful pine forest and suspensor bridge to reach Phakding. After lunch at Phakding another 2 hours walk on flat trail to reach Lukla. Dinner and overnight at Lukla.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 10 Fly Lukla - Kathmandu
After early breakfast at lodge fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
GPO Box: 771, Lazimpat, Kathmandu, Nepal
Tel: 4415754 | 4414250
Fax: 977 1 4420239
E-mail: info@nepalshangrila.com


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